I – ROUNDTABLE @ RISE, MUMBAI
The RISE Summit is a five-day conference on CSR, sustainability, innovations & entrepreneurship. The Social and Sustainability Immersion Program (SSIP) and a tour to Pune are additional activities of the RISE Summit aimed to showcase and highlight Sweden’s involvement in India.
The SI-SSIP roundtable at the RISE Summit will share experiences and explore collaboration in projects that focus on diversity, inclusion and sustainability among the Swedish Institute Alumni and Swedish companies in India.
*Attendees: Swedish Institute Alumni, Swedish Embassy / SCCI and Swedish Company representatives
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2.00 – 4.30 pm, 20th September, 2017
Venue: World Trade Centre
II - STUDY TOUR, PUNE
Tour Date: 6.00 am – 10.00 pm, 21st September, 2017
As part of the SI-SSIP, a study tour will be undertaken of the CSR activities of two companies SKF (Sweden) and Suzlon (India).
SKF India, a leading global technology provider has a Sports Academy where underprivileged children are taught football and life-skills. They are also taken to Sweden to participate in tournaments. The Swedish Institute Alumni will play a football match with the SKF project/student team.
Suzlon, a world leader in renewable energy solutions is associated with the Swedish Institute Management Program (SIMP), and has various sustainability and CSR initiatives, which are based on renewable energy with transformative and responsive programs for both communities and employee engagement.
III – Networking Session and Global Launch of Safe City App, Pune
There will also be a networking event for the Swedish Institute Alumni with development sector practitioners and Swedish companies.
The session will showcase the Global Launch of Mobile App by The Red Dot Foundation (Safecity) on The International Day of Peace to raise awareness on sexual violence in their communities.. The app is being released at the Posner Centre, Denver, USA in conjunction with the United Nations Foundation, Colorado and Project X-ite, a University of Denver initiative.
Attendees – Swedish Institute Alumni, Swedish Embassy / Business Sweden and Indian Government officials, Pune based Swedish Companies and other CSR Practitioners.
5.00 pm – 7.00 pm, 22nd September 2017
Venue: SKF India, Pune